Buying a horse and giving him a good feed is not enough because there are certain health conditions, you have to take care of them. Unlike a human, horses also caught by chronic diseases, which have to cure by time. As a horse-master, it is your responsibility to hire a good veteran for the regular check-ups of your horses.
Gastric ulcer is a common medical condition veteran find in foals and horses. This gastric condition is known by two names; EGUS “equine gastric ulcer syndrome” and EGUD “equine gastric ulcer disease.” As we know the horse, the stomach is smaller than the human stomach and produce hydrochloric acid all the time. If the horse did not feed well or he quit eating, the acid will start gathering up into his stomach, start irritation, and made ulcers. Foals ration that affects by gastric ulcers is higher than the adult horses.
A horse can get gastric ulcers due to various reasons:
These are the following gastric ulcer symptoms in horses:
A veteran can identify the gastric ulcers in a horse in many ways.
Usually veteran identifies the ulcer by doing gastroscopy and gastric endoscopy. They put an endoscope into the horse’s stomach to look at its surface. The procedure is simple and easy and allows a veteran to look inside the horse. Veteran cut food of horse for twelve hours to do this procedure. An endoscopy procedure is safe and only takes 10 to 15 minutes of examination.
Prevention is better than treatment so make necessary arrangements to prevent your horse with gastric ulcers.
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